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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Oral Health-Females

Adults aged 65+ who have had all their natural teeth extracted (calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,852 1,548 81.9 79.5-84.0 304 18.1 16.0-20.5
-FEMALES 1,080 912 83.1 80.0-85.8 168 16.9 14.2-20.0
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 864 747 85.3 81.8-88.1 117 14.7 11.9-18.2
Non-Hispanic Black 182 137 75.1 66.8-81.9 45 24.9 18.1-33.2
Other 10 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
65-74 645 570 87.7 84.0-90.7 75 12.3 9.3-16.0
75+ 435 342 76.8 71.4-81.5 93 23.2 18.5-28.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 123 78 65.4 54.8-74.7 45 34.6 25.3-45.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 381 308 81.0 75.7-85.4 73 19.0 14.6-24.3
Some Post-H.S. 318 279 88.9 83.9-92.4 39 11.1 7.6-16.1
College Graduate 257 246 96.1 92.4-98.1 11 3.9 1.9- 7.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 207 162 79.0 71.6-84.9 45 21.0 15.1-28.4
$25,000- 34,999 109 96 90.1 82.2-94.7 13 9.9 5.3-17.8
$35,000- 49,999 150 137 93.5 87.1-96.9 13 6.5 3.1-12.9
$50,000- 74,999 95 87 90.2 79.9-95.5 *** *** ***
$75,000+ 112 110 97.3 89.6-99.3 *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 398 310 76.1 70.4-81.1 88 23.9 18.9-29.6
No 618 545 87.1 83.1-90.3 73 12.9 9.7-16.9
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 436 336 76.1 70.7-80.8 100 23.9 19.2-29.3
No 624 557 87.6 83.6-90.7 67 12.4 9.3-16.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,063 897 83.0 79.9-85.8 166 17.0 14.2-20.1
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT2
Urban 221 196 89.3 83.9-93.0 25 10.7 7.0-16.1
Regional City or Suburban County 235 200 81.2 73.1-87.2 35 18.8 12.8-26.9
Rural 624 516 80.7 76.3-84.5 108 19.3 15.5-23.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 113 105 93.3 85.0-97.2 *** *** ***
Unemployed 6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 838 704 82.4 78.7-85.5 134 17.6 14.5-21.3
Unable to Work 72 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 196 151 77.9 70.2-84.1 45 22.1 15.9-29.8
151% to 200% 90 69 76.9 65.1-85.7 21 23.1 14.3-34.9
More than 200% 420 393 94.2 90.7-96.4 27 5.8 3.6- 9.3
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 253 200 77.1 69.6-83.3 53 22.9 16.7-30.4
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 422 357 81.4 75.6-86.1 65 18.6 13.9-24.4
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 405 355 86.7 82.3-90.2 50 13.3 9.8-17.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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